Selling Your (Great) Ideas

The Hexagon UX Toronto chapter brought the thunder with its second event at Wattpad HQ. Exploring areas such as improvisation, writing skills, storytelling, body language, and facilitation, five expert speakers at Hexagon UX Toronto’s session shared wisdom on how to sell a great idea.

Julia Meriel
Jul 3, 2018 · 7 min read
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Here, we share with you pearls of wisdom from:


Improv for Designers with Muriel Schvartzman, Product Designer at TWG

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Muriel sharing her inspiration for Improv for Designers. Photo by Maggie Chan.

UX Writing with Siobhan Özege, Communications Strategist at Re:Sound

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Siobhan teaching Hexagon UX Toronto how to excel as communicators. Photo by Maggie Chan.

Storytelling for Designers with Shiera Aryev, Design Director at Universe


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A Hexagon UX Toronto community member sees what is “in the cards” for her at Selling Your (Great) Ideas. Photo by Maggie Chan.

Body Language with Anna Mackenzie, Software Engineer at GrowSumo

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Anna led us in a grounding exercise to dispel anxieties related to public speaking. Photo by Maggie Chan.

Facilitation 101 with Naomi Bower, Design Strategist, Rangle.io

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Naomi led by example and facilitated a Diverge, Explore, and Converge exercise. Photo by Maggie Chan.

Together, we rise

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Our Hexagon UX Toronto community members at Selling Your (Great) Ideas, the chapter’s second event! Photo by Maggie Chan.

A big thanks from Hexagon Toronto to our sponsors!

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The amazing team at Hexagon UX Toronto‘s second event, Selling Your (Great) Ideas.

Hexagon UX

A global 501(c)(3) non-profit community built to empower…

Julia Meriel

Written by

User Researcher and writer for @hexagonux, swinging through the jungle gym of life. Intrigued by design, research, history, culture, and new ideas.

Hexagon UX

A global 501(c)(3) non-profit community built to empower women and non-binary folks to bring their whole selves to work — building confidence, balancing the ratio in the UX industry, and effecting change on a greater scale while fostering personal and professional growth.

Julia Meriel

Written by

User Researcher and writer for @hexagonux, swinging through the jungle gym of life. Intrigued by design, research, history, culture, and new ideas.

Hexagon UX

A global 501(c)(3) non-profit community built to empower women and non-binary folks to bring their whole selves to work — building confidence, balancing the ratio in the UX industry, and effecting change on a greater scale while fostering personal and professional growth.

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